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Updated on: Sunday, November 07, 2021, 03:30 PM IST

Hours after Norwich's first Premier League win, manager Farke SACKED!

The win against Brentford lifted them off the bottom of the table
Daniel Farke joined Norwich in April 2017 when he arrived from Borussia Dortmund | Photo: AFP

Daniel Farke joined Norwich in April 2017 when he arrived from Borussia Dortmund | Photo: AFP

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Farke's dismissal came after Norwich beat Brentford 2-1 on Saturday

Farke's dismissal came after Norwich beat Brentford 2-1 on Saturday | Photo: Twitter

Norwich City have officially sacked Daniel Farke and confirmed that the 45-year-old will leave the club with immediate effect.

Farke's dismissal came after Norwich beat Brentford 2-1 on Saturday afternoon to claim their first Premier League victory of the 2021-2022 season.

Norwich released a statement saying: 'Norwich City can confirm that head coach Daniel Farke has left the club with immediate effect.

'Daniel departs Carrow Road having overseen 208 competitive games at the helm across a four-and-a-half-year spell.

'Backroom staff members Eddie Riemer, Chris Domogalla and Christopher John have all also left the club.

'The club will issue a further update on its first team staff in due course.'

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According to The Athletic, Farke received his marching orders after he had completed his media duties at the Brentford Community Stadium.

Norwich have also dismissed their assistant head coach Edmund Riemer, first team coach Christopher John and head of performance Chris Domogalla.

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Published on: Sunday, November 07, 2021, 03:30 PM IST
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